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Posted on Mon, Oct 19, 2009 : 3:58 p.m.

Iraqi Refugees Speak: Experiences of the past and hopes for the future of Iraq and the United States

By Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice

Ann Arbor is home to several Iraqi refugees and their families. Come hear thier experiences of life in Iraq and in the United States as well as their hopes for the future of both countries.

The only agency in Wastenaw County providing refugee resettlement services is Jewish Family Services. It's touching that a Jewish organization is at the forefront of supporting these families and helping to establish them in the United States.

Thursday, October 22, 7:30 p.m Ann Arbor Friends Meeting, 1420 Hill St., Ann Arbor (map, Parking structure at 650 S. Forest Ave.).

Free and open to the public. Details: 734-663-1870,,